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Architectural Mobile Photography By Luiz Rodriguez

Architectural photography is an area that really allows the photographer to become one within their environment and also with light. When you combine it with mobile architectural photography and the discretion it offers, it brings in other elements too. Luis Rodriguez is one such mobile photographer who has the passion to fully explore this medium and produce excellent results.

Primarily he shoots with the default iPhone app but he likes to use ProCamera, or Camera+ when wanting to select separate focus and exposure points. For editing he enjoys Snapseed, FilterStorm or FrontView.

Rodriguez loves reflections, whether that’s on cars, buses, buildings or puddles. You can read the full article over on

To check out more of Rudriguez’s work take a look at his EyeEm page here.




Joanne Carter, creator of the world’s most popular mobile photography and art website—— TheAppWhisperer platform has been a pivotal cyberspace for mobile artists of all abilities to learn about, to explore, to celebrate and to share mobile artworks. Joanne’s compassion, inclusivity, and humility are hallmarks in all that she does, and is particularly evident in the platform she has built. In her words, “We all have the potential to remove ourselves from the centre of any circle and to expand a sphere of compassion outward; to include everyone interested in mobile art, ensuring every artist is within reach”, she has said. Promotion of mobile artists and the art form as a primary medium in today’s art world, has become her life’s focus. She has presented lectures bolstering mobile artists and their art from as far away as the Museum of Art in Seoul, South Korea to closer to her home in the UK at Focus on Imaging. Her experience as a jurist for mobile art competitions includes: Portugal, Canada, US, S Korea, UK and Italy. And her travels pioneering the breadth of mobile art includes key events in: Frankfurt, Naples, Amalfi Coast, Paris, Brazil, London. Pioneering the world’s first mobile art online gallery - has extended her reach even further, shipping from London, UK to clients in the US, Europe and The Far East to a global group of collectors looking for exclusive art to hang in their homes and offices. The online gallery specialises in prints for discerning collectors of unique, previously unseen signed limited edition art. Her journey towards becoming The App Whisperer, includes (but is not limited to) working for a paparazzi photo agency for several years and as a deputy editor for a photo print magazine. Her own freelance photographic journalistic work is also widely acclaimed. She has been published extensively both within the UK and the US in national and international titles. These include The Times, The Sunday Times, The Guardian, Popular Photography & Imaging, dpreview, NikonPro, Which? and more recently with the BBC as a Contributor, Columnist at Vogue Italia and Contributing Editor at LensCulture. Her professional photography has also been widely exhibited throughout Europe, including Italy, Portugal and the UK. She is currently writing several books, all related to mobile art and is always open to requests for new commissions for either writing or photography projects or a combination of both. Please contact her at:

One Comment

  • Tracy Mitchell Griggs

    Interesting discussion on the dpreview forum – debate on the use of the word “mobile” in photography – the discussion should focus more on apps and manipulation to create a final image versus the tool to get there – the editing and immediacy is what makes current use of a mobile camera interesting – not the tool itself – nice work Luis